Tag Archives: Hope

1 Samuel 2:1-10 Talk no more so very proudly, let not arrogance come from your mouth

1 Samuel 2:1-10 1Hannah prayed and said, “My heart exults in the LORD; my strength is exalted in my God. My mouth derides my enemies, because I rejoice in my victory. 2“There is no Holy One like the LORD, no … Continue reading

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Mark 12:38-44 – She out of her poverty has put in everything she had

Mark 12:38-44 38As he taught, he said, “Beware of the scribes, who like to walk around in long robes, and to be greeted with respect in the marketplaces, 39and to have the best seats in the synagogues and places of … Continue reading

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Hebrews 9:24-28 Christ will appear a second time to save those who are eagerly waiting for him

Hebrews 9:24-28 24For Christ did not enter a sanctuary made by human hands, a mere copy of the true one, but he entered into heaven itself, now to appear in the presence of God on our behalf. 25Nor was it … Continue reading

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Psalm 127:1-5- Unless the Lord builds the house, those who build it labor in vain

Psalm 127:1-5 1Unless the LORD builds the house, those who build it labor in vain. Unless the LORD guards the city, the guard keeps watch in vain. 2It is in vain that you rise up early and go late to … Continue reading

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Ruth 3:1-5, 4:13-17 – Restorer of Life and Nourisher of Old Age

Ruth 3:1-5, 4:13-17 1Naomi her mother-in-law said to her, “My daughter, I need to seek some security for you, so that it may be well with you. 2Now here is our kinsman Boaz, with whose young women you have been … Continue reading

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Mark 12:28-34 – Which commandment is the first of all?

Mark 12:28-34 28One of the scribes came near and heard them disputing with one another, and seeing that he answered them well, he asked him, “Which commandment is the first of all?” 29Jesus answered, “The first is, ‘Hear, O Israel: … Continue reading

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Psalm 146:1-10 – Praise the Lord, O my soul!

Psalm 146:1-10 1Praise the LORD! Praise the LORD, O my soul! 2I will praise the LORD as long as I live; I will sing praises to my God all my life long. 3Do not put your trust in princes, in … Continue reading

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Ruth 1:1-18 – Do not press me to leave you or turn back from following you

Ruth 1:1-18 1In the days when the judges ruled, there was a famine in the land, and a certain man of Bethlehem in Judah went to live in the country of Moab, he and his wife and two sons. 2The … Continue reading

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Psalm 34:1-8 (9-22)- I sought the Lord and he answered me

Psalm 34:1-8 (19-22) 1I will bless the LORD at all times; his praise shall continually be in my mouth. 2My soul makes its boast in the LORD; let the humble hear and be glad. 3O magnify the LORD with me, … Continue reading

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Job 42:1-6, 10-17 – I know that you can do all things, and that no purpose of yours can be thwarted

Job 42:1-6, 10-17 1Then Job answered the LORD: 2“I know that you can do all things, and that no purpose of yours can be thwarted. 3‘Who is this that hides counsel without knowledge?’ Therefore I have uttered what I did … Continue reading

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